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The Malaysian Government announced the New Economic Model in March 2010 and is now putting forth its efforts to join the ranks of developed countries. Several issues must be resolved in order to achieve this goal: transformation into a high value-added economy; harmonization of development and environmental protection; equal education and working opportunities; and protection of the socially vulnerable. In Malaysia, JICA's cooperation is focused on three priority areas: 1) Supporting a balanced development toward Malaysia becoming a high-income nation , 2) Response to common issues in East Asian region, and 3) the Japan-Malaysia Development Partnership beyond the East Asian region. In December 2011, a Japanese ODA loan agreement was signed with the government of Malaysia for the Development Project for the Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT). MJIIT is an academic institution for introducing Japanese-style engineering education into Malaysia, and JICA is providing assistance including technical cooperation in partnership with 25 Japanese universities (as of October 2013).

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JICA Malaysia Office
Suite 29.03, Level 29, Menara Citibank,
165, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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June 19, 2020 Publications
December 25, 2019 Tax call centre has begun spreading across Asia - Third Country Training Programme on Tax Administration
December 24, 2019 Underlying linkage is growing - Third Country Training Programme on Biodiversity
October 25, 2019 JICA and DOE agreed on Technical Cooperation on the Implementation of Scheduled E-Waste Recycling Management System in Malaysia
October 25, 2019 Effort towards reducing food and vegetation waste by creating sustainable recycling loop in Cameron Highland

News & Features

July 8, 2020 [Ex-participants fighting COVID-19] Malaysia and Palestine: Easing people’s anxiety and protecting people’s daily lives
May 19, 2020 Responding to COVID-19: MJIIT takes on the virus
March 31, 2020 【Sports for the future Vol.3】 How a former Paralympian became the first JOCV in a wheelchair and a global pioneer in the sports wheelchair business

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